2021: Barbara Heroy John, Milestone Book Selection
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Year of Recognition
Promotion to the rank of Principal Lecturer, Department of Economics and Finance
The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered, by John Michael Greer
John, Barbara Heroy, "2021: Barbara Heroy John, Milestone Book Selection" (2021). Milestone Recognition Program. 90.
Why the honoree chose the book
Greer combines the historical logic of Adam Smith (The Wealth of Nations) with the compassion of E.F. Schumacher (Small is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered) to establish the environment as the container for all sensible economics.